Judy Dela Cruz, author of two well-received crochet lei books, returns with a third volume. Her latest book teaches how to make lei from rickrack and beads. Also included are new variations on the popular quick-and-easy straw lei, lei made with the help of a few fast-food straws. Rickrack lei are back in fashion and they’re prettier than ever. Dela Cruz shows you how to make beautiful lei such as Lilac, Mauna Loa, Pikake, and many more.

Straw Lei Instructions:

  • 1-Straw
  • 2-Straw (round)
  • 2-Straw (flat)
  • 3-Straw (rount)
  • 3-Straw (flat)
  • 4-Straw (flat)
  • 4-Straw (square)

Rickrack Lei Instructions:

  • Blossom Lei
  • Golden Spiral Ilima
  • Hawaiian Pine
  • Lilac
  • Mauna Loa #1
  • Mauna Loa Vanda
  • Peppermint Twist
  • Pikake
  • Lokelani
  • Plumeria

Pearl or Bead Lei Instructions:

  • Flower Crocheted Necklace
  • Flower Lei #2
  • Striped Lei

Author: Judy Dela Cruz